Grenade attack injures 5 Sinhalese workers in Kaaththaankudi
[TamilNet, Tuesday, 21 October 2008, 16:30 GMT]
Two unidentified persons arriving on a motorcycle lobbed a hand grenade Tuesday around 6:45 p.m on a house in Naavatkudaa in Kaaththaankudi police division in Batticaloa district, seriously injuring five Sinhalese drainage workers in the house, Kaaththaankudi police said. All the five injured men are admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in Batticaloa Teaching Hospital.
The attack was made on the house located behind Vipulaananthar School of Music and Dance in Naavatkudaa.
The injured men were bathing after the day's drainage work on Batticaloa-Kalmunai road in Naavatkudaa when the attack took place.